Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (Reservations), MN

64 East Bearskin (op,om)

Permit Availability

Entrance Description

Method of travel is paddle or motor. 25 h.p. motor limit. Motors allowed on East Bearskin Lake only. No motors on Alder or Canoe Lakes. For more information, please call the Gunflint Ranger Station at 218-387-1750.

Know Before You Go:

25 horse power limit on East Bearskin only.


25 horse power limit on East Bearskin only.

REMINDER: State law requires valid watercraft license/registration in order to operate in Minnesota. This requirement includes non-motorized watercraft over nine feet in length, such as canoes and kayaks.


A: Available for online reservation (click to book entry date)
L: Accepting Lottery Application (click to apply for the lottery)
W: Available at the Facility
R: Reserved
C: Closed
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